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Things to Do this Spring in Gatlinburg

Here are some of our suggestions on things to do during spring break in Gatlinburg.

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Spend Your Spring Break in Gatlinburg

Spring Break is the perfect time of year for all ages to visit Gatlinburg. Whether you’re a family with children, a group of teenagers or young adults, this mountain destination has something for every interest. You’ll find countless things to do during your spring break vacation in Gatlinburg.

Things to Do this Spring in Gatlinburg

Here are some of our suggestions on things to do during spring break in Gatlinburg.

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Attend a Local Festival and Event

From late February to mid-April, Gatlinburg has plenty of events. There’s sure to be something happening during your spring break vacation. Mark your calendar for one of the food festivals, arts and crafts shows, races and more.

Save the date for the Smoky Mountain Wine Fest, Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community Easter Craft Show, Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament, Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage and more.

Visit Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Gatlinburg is situated at the gateway of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This renowned national park is the perfect destination for camping, hiking, biking and more. During spring, the Smoky Natural setting is in full bloom. Go on a scenic walk and spot blossoming wildflowers and even wildlife.

Click here to read about more things to do at Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Even More Outdoor Adventure in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg is a premier destination for outdoor adventure. Zipline through the treetops at Anakeesta or race down a mountain coaster at Ober Gatlinburg. Gatlinburg has no shortage of outdoor activities that are perfect for all ages.

Click here to read our top 15 adventures.

Have a Meal Outside

When the weather warms up, you’ll want to spend as much time as possible outside. Gatlinburg has a number of restaurants with outdoor patio seating and several with breathtaking mountain views.

Click here to read more about restaurants in Gatlinburg.

Toast to Your Spring Break

Spring breakers age 21 and older will love having a beer, glass of wine or cocktail at one of Gatlinburg’s local bars, breweries, distilleries or wine bars. Many of these locations have outdoor seating so you can enjoy your drink in the sunshine.

Click here to read about the local libations in the Tennessee Smokies.


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